More Convenient Visa Service Provided for Hunan Tourists

So far 54 countries have offered visa-free access or visa on arrival service for Chinese passport holders, said Wang Yi, minister of Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Zimbabwe grants visa on arrival for Chinese citizens staring from March 3, 2016.

Malaysian government has launched a new visa policy for Chinese tourists. Visas will not be required for Chinese tourists to Malaysia for a period of no more than 15 days beginning from March 1 to Dec. 31, 2016.

In addition, visa processing service will be offered to Hunan citizens.

Germany will open 10 visa service centers in China in the first half of 2016 and the one in Changsha is scheduled to be set up in early April, according to a travel promotion conference held by German National Tourist Board in Changsha on the afternoon of Mar. 2.

Sweden and Spain will also establish visa service centers in Changsha.

France will add 9 visa service centers to the current 6 ones in China, announced the French Embassy in China recently. Among the 9 centers, two have put into service in Chongqing and Jinan since March 3 and the other 7 in Changsha, Fuzhou, Hangzhou, Kunming, Nanjing, Shenzhen, and Xi’an will open soon.

Translator: Xiao Juan

Source: Hunan Official Web Portal